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SHYC Education Event: Mark Borton: Solving the Riddle of the Tides

  • Stonington Harbor Yacht Club 32 Water Street Stonington, CT 06378 (map)

Stonington Harbor Yacht Club will host a presentation by Mark Borton who will discuss “Solving the Riddle of the Tides.” What causes tides was a mystery that stumped many of the greatest thinkers in human history. Borton’s talk will introduce the most interestingly imperfect characters and their ideas--from Socrates to Newton. 

The cost to attend this event is $5 for members and $10 for non-members, guests are encouraged to stay for dinner after the presentation. Reservations are requested by calling Tricia Walsh at 860-535-0112 ext. 103 or emailing

Stonington Harbor Yacht Club is open year-round and offers a variety of activities both on and off the water including educational programs, arts and entertainment nights, family fun and fine dining. We are proud to welcome new members and showcase all the club’s many offerings. For more information visit us online at